**Spinning Jenny Quilt Block**

**Cutting Requirements for 12″ finished block** (precise 1/4″ seam allowance):

**Red:**Cut ONE (1) 3 3/4″ square. (This will be the center of the Square in a Square portion of this quilt block.)**Red:**Cut TWO (2) 2 3/4″ squares. On the back side the square draw a diagonal line, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time. (These will be paired with the results of TWO (2) of the White 2 3/4″ squares to create FOUR (4) Half-Square Triangles for this portion of the quilt block.)**Red:**Cut TWO (2) 5 1/4″ squares. Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time. You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square. (These triangles will be flanked by the results of EIGHT (8) of the White 2 3/4″ squares to create the Flying Geese portions of this quilt block.)**Yellow:**Cut TWO (2) 2 3/4″ squares. (These triangles will be used to flank the Red 3 3/4″ square to create the Square in a Square portion of this quilt block.)**Yellow:**Cut ONE (1) 5 1/4″ squares. Then cut the square diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time. You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square. (These triangles will be flanked by the results of FOUR (4) of the White 2 3/4″ squares to create the Flying Geese portions of this quilt block.)**White:**Cut FOUR (4) 2 1/2″ squares.**White:**Cut FOUR (4) 2 3/4″ squares. (These will be paired with the results of TWO (2) of the Red 2 3/4″ squares and TWO (2) of the Yellow 2 3/4″ squares to create a total of EIGHT (8) Half-Square Triangles for this quilt block.)**White:**Cut TEN (10) 2 3/4″ squares. Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time. You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square. (These triangles will be used to flank the results of either the Red 5 1/4″ squares or the results of the Yellow 5 1/4″ squares to create the Flying Geese portions of this quilt block.)

**Spinning Jenny Quilt Block Diagram**

**Spinning Jenny Quilt
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**If you make TWELVE (12) “Spinning Jenny Quilt Blocks,” you will end up with the quilt top pictured above. The size will be 36″ x 48″ finished, 36 1/2″ x 48 1/2″ unfinished.**